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Mulgrave, Constantine John Phipps, Baron (1744-1792) A Voyage towards the North Pole undertaken by His Majesty's Command 1773.

Mulgrave, Constantine John Phipps, Baron (1744-1792) A Voyage towards the North Pole undertaken by His Majesty's Command 1773.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
127
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Mulgrave, Constantine John Phipps, Baron (1744-1792) A Voyage towards the North Pole undertaken by His Majesty's Command 1773. London: Printed by W. Bowyer and J. Nichols, for J. Nourse, 1774. First More ...

Baum, L. Frank (1856-1919) The Wonderful Wizard of Oz  , First Edition, Second State, Binding B.

Baum, L. Frank (1856-1919) The Wonderful Wizard of Oz , First Edition, Second State, Binding B.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1092
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Baum, L. Frank (1856-1919) The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, First Edition, Second State, Binding B. Chicago: Geo. M. Hill Co., 1900. Quarto, illustrated with twenty-four color inserts, including title More ...

Bible, English, The Geneva Version.

Bible, English, The Geneva Version.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1098
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Bible, English, The Geneva Version. London: Barkar, 1576. Small folio, lacking title page, three preliminary leaves, the first leaf of Genesis, and most of Hhh3 (title, first page of Genesis, and More ...

Bible, German. Biblia, Das ist Die Gantze Heilige Schrifft durch D. Martin Luther.

Bible, German. Biblia, Das ist Die Gantze Heilige Schrifft durch D. Martin Luther.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1099
Sold for:
$431$350

Bible, German. Biblia, Das ist Die Gantze Heilige Schrifft durch D. Martin Luther. Frankfurt am Main: Wust fur Zunner, 1693. Large folio, title page printed in black and red, illustrated with many More ...

Bibliography, Facsimiles of Fine Books, and Others, Four Titles in Four Volumes.

Bibliography, Facsimiles of Fine Books, and Others, Four Titles in Four Volumes.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1101
Sold for:
$123$100

Bibliography, Facsimiles of Fine Books, and Others, Four Titles in Four Volumes. Including: Parnassus Biceps, London: Etchells & Macdonald, 1927, limited edition, copy number 5 of 66 printed on More ...

Blaine, James G. (1830-1893) James A. Garfield, Memorial Address.

Blaine, James G. (1830-1893) James A. Garfield, Memorial Address.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1103
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$1,476$1,200

Blaine, James G. (1830-1893) James A. Garfield, Memorial Address. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1882. Two folio volumes, one the printed version as described above, signed by Blaine, a More ...

Broadside Poems and Songs, 1770-1790s, Bound Volume.

Broadside Poems and Songs, 1770-1790s, Bound Volume.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1109
Sold for:
$615$500

Broadside Poems and Songs, 1770-1790s, Bound Volume. Folio format collection of approximately forty engraved song sheets printed in London by Falkener, Long & Broderip, Bland, Napier, Preston, More ...

Canon Law, Four Titles in Four Volumes: 1581-1690.

Canon Law, Four Titles in Four Volumes: 1581-1690.

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3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1115
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$308$250

Canon Law, Four Titles in Four Volumes: 1581-1690. Including: Justinian's Digestorum, seu Pandectarum, Pars Sexta: De Bonorum Possessionibus, Lyons: Rouillium, 1581, 12mo, contemporary gold-tooled More ...

Celsus, A. Cornelius (14 BC-AD 50) Medicinae Libri Octo ex Recensione Leonardi Targae.

Celsus, A. Cornelius (14 BC-AD 50) Medicinae Libri Octo ex Recensione Leonardi Targae.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1119
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$74$60

Celsus, A. Cornelius (14 BC-AD 50) Medicinae Libri Octo ex Recensione Leonardi Targae. Padua: Typis Seminarius, apud Joannem Manfre, 1769. Quarto, untrimmed, in contemporary limp paper boards, very More ...

David, François-Anne (1741-1824) Antiquités D'Herculanum.

David, François-Anne (1741-1824) Antiquités D'Herculanum.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1143
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$584$475

David, François-Anne (1741-1824) Antiquités D'Herculanum. Paris: Chez l'Auteur, F.A. David, 1780-1797. Ten quarto volumes bound as five, illustrated with David's engravings throughout, with text More ...

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) Dombey and Son.

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) Dombey and Son.

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3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1146
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$123$100

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) Dombey and Son. London: Bradbury & Evans, 1848. Octavo, front cover wrapper for number VI bound before title, full contemporary calf, front joint cracked, spine becoming More ...

Doughty, Charles M. (1843-1926) Travels Arabia in Arabia Deserta.

Doughty, Charles M. (1843-1926) Travels Arabia in Arabia Deserta.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1148
Sold for:
$923$750

Doughty, Charles M. (1843-1926) Travels Arabia in Arabia Deserta. London: Jonathan Cape, 1924. Two large octavo volumes custom bound with ornate inlays by Bertha Child, ex libris Paul Cushing Child More ...

Escobar y Mendoza, Antonio de (1589-1669) Liber Theologiae Moralis, Viginti Quatuor.

Escobar y Mendoza, Antonio de (1589-1669) Liber Theologiae Moralis, Viginti Quatuor.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1153
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Escobar y Mendoza, Antonio de (1589-1669) Liber Theologiae Moralis, Viginti Quatuor. Leiden: Borde, Arnaud, & Rigaud, 1659. Octavo, engraved portrait and title page, contemporary speckled sheep, More ...

Estienne, Henri (1531-1598) Comicorum Graecorum Sententiae.

Estienne, Henri (1531-1598) Comicorum Graecorum Sententiae.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1155
Sold for:
$234$190

Estienne, Henri (1531-1598) Comicorum Graecorum Sententiae. [Geneva]: Stephanus, 1569. First edition, 24mo, one of Estienne's smallest books, text printed in Greek and Latin, all blanks present, More ...

Ethiopian Manuscript.

Ethiopian Manuscript.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1156
Sold for:
$677$550

Ethiopian Manuscript. Small-format parchment manuscript of approximately 120 leaves, in black and red ink, with two full-page miniatures, non-adhesive binding, wooden boards, 4 1/4 x 3 in. More ...

Gray, Thomas (1716-1771) Poems and Letters.

Gray, Thomas (1716-1771) Poems and Letters.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1169
Sold for:
$74$60

Gray, Thomas (1716-1771) Poems and Letters. London: Chiswick Press, 1867. Large quarto, illustrated with four mounted albumen photographs, bound in contemporary full dark blue calf, gilt-tooled More ...

Grenville, Denis (1637-1703)Counsel and Directions Divine and Moral in Plain and Familiar Letters of Advice.

Grenville, Denis (1637-1703)Counsel and Directions Divine and Moral in Plain and Familiar Letters of Advice.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1170
Sold for:
$111$90

Grenville, Denis (1637-1703)Counsel and Directions Divine and Moral in Plain and Familiar Letters of Advice. London: for Clavell, 1685. First and only edition, octavo, ex libris Montagu Lloyd (d. More ...

Halford, Sir Henry (1766-1844) Essays and Orations, An Account of the Opening of the Tomb of King Charles I.

Halford, Sir Henry (1766-1844) Essays and Orations, An Account of the Opening of the Tomb of King Charles I.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1172
Sold for:
$49$40

Halford, Sir Henry (1766-1844) Essays and Orations, An Account of the Opening of the Tomb of King Charles I. London: Murray, 1831. First edition, bound in full contemporary calf, gilt-tooled spine, More ...

Marguerite de Navarre (1492-1549) L'Heptameron des Nouvelles.

Marguerite de Navarre (1492-1549) L'Heptameron des Nouvelles.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1198
Sold for:
$246$200

Marguerite de Navarre (1492-1549) L'Heptameron des Nouvelles. Paris: Auguste Eudes, 1880. Eight octavo volumes, limited edition, copy number 345, with the plates in three states: in black on Japon More ...

Mirza Sharif Hosseini (Late 18th Century) Minhaj al-bayan  , Persian Manuscript, 1207 AH [1792 CE].

Mirza Sharif Hosseini (Late 18th Century) Minhaj al-bayan , Persian Manuscript, 1207 AH [1792 CE].

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1206
Sold for:
$461$375

Mirza Sharif Hosseini (Late 18th Century) Minhaj al-bayan, Persian Manuscript, 1207 AH [1792 CE]. Quarto-format text manuscript on polished laid paper, written in black and red ink, single column More ...

Nieupoort, Willem Hendrik (1670-1730) Rituum, qui olim apud Romanos Obtinuerunt.

Nieupoort, Willem Hendrik (1670-1730) Rituum, qui olim apud Romanos Obtinuerunt.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1214
Sold for:
$86$70

Nieupoort, Willem Hendrik (1670-1730) Rituum, qui olim apud Romanos Obtinuerunt. Strasbourg: Stein, 1738. Octavo, later edition, frontispiece engraving, title printed in red and black, text More ...

Palm Leaf Manuscript.

Palm Leaf Manuscript.

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3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1217
Sold for:
$49$40

Palm Leaf Manuscript. Small palm leaf manuscript, comprising eight leaves, each inscribed on both sides, with a hole through each, binding thread intact, 7 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. More ...

Pepys, Samuel (1633-1703) The Diary.

Pepys, Samuel (1633-1703) The Diary.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1218
Sold for:
$800$650

Pepys, Samuel (1633-1703) The Diary. London: Bell & Sons, 1893-1899. Ten octavo volumes, illustrated, bound in full dark blue straight-grained morocco by Bayntun Binders of Bath, gilt-tooled spines, More ...

Porta, Giovanni Battista Della (1532?-1615) Della Magia Naturale.

Porta, Giovanni Battista Della (1532?-1615) Della Magia Naturale.

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3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1232
Sold for:
$492$400

Porta, Giovanni Battista Della (1532?-1615) Della Magia Naturale. Naples: Bulifon, 1677. Quarto, full-page engraved portrait, typographical title, engraved arms of dedicatee, full-page engraving of More ...

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tailor of Gloucester.

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tailor of Gloucester.

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3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1236
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Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tailor of Gloucester. New York: Frederick Warne & Co., 1903. First American edition, 12mo, illustrated with a color frontispiece (man and woman in period dress on a More ...

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy Winkle.

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy Winkle.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1240
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Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy Winkle. New York: Frederick Warne & Co., 1905. First American edition, 12mo, title vignette and twenty-seven color illustrations, brown paper More ...

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tale of Tom Kitten  , Two Copies.

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tale of Tom Kitten , Two Copies.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1243
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Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tale of Tom Kitten, Two Copies. First American edition, New York: Warne, 1907, title vignette and twenty-seven color illustrations, 12mo, publisher's blue paper More ...

Racinet, Auguste (1825-1893) Le Costume Historique.

Racinet, Auguste (1825-1893) Le Costume Historique.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1249
Sold for:
$338$275

Racinet, Auguste (1825-1893) Le Costume Historique. Paris: Firmin-Didot, 1888. Quarto edition in six volumes, illustrated with hundreds of brightly colored lithographs throughout, individual plates More ...

Sage, Rufus (1817-1893) Scenes in the Rocky Mountains, and in Oregon, California, New Mexico, Texas, and the Grand Prairies.

Sage, Rufus (1817-1893) Scenes in the Rocky Mountains, and in Oregon, California, New Mexico, Texas, and the Grand Prairies.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1257
Sold for:
$923$750

Sage, Rufus (1817-1893) Scenes in the Rocky Mountains, and in Oregon, California, New Mexico, Texas, and the Grand Prairies. Philadelphia: Carey & Hart, 1846. First edition, octavo, illustrated with More ...

Sanai (11th Century) The Walled Garden of Truth   [or] The Hadiqat al Haqiqa  , Persian Manuscript.

Sanai (11th Century) The Walled Garden of Truth [or] The Hadiqat al Haqiqa , Persian Manuscript.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1258
Sold for:
$492$400

Sanai (11th Century) The Walled Garden of Truth [or] The Hadiqat al Haqiqa, Persian Manuscript. 1014 AH [1605 CE]. Narrow octavo format manuscript on paper, written in black ink with chapter More ...